Forty Two, On-Site Restaurant

On the outskirts of the River Market in Little Rock, Arkansas, one of Little Rock's finest parks, the William J. Clinton Presidential Center and Park stands as a symbolic bridge to the future. Just down the street from the Clinton Museum Store and housed below the Library, Forty Two offers expansive views of the nearby Arkansas River.

If you are looking for an exciting dining experience in Little Rock, or even central Arkansas, look no further than Forty Two. More than just a restaurant, it's a culinary adventure packed into a modern museum setting. Forty Two offers a variety of options for your dining needs, whether it's a quick lunch while visiting the Clinton Center, or a downtown business lunch. Take a tasty trip with our monthly "Around the World Thursdays." Forty Two can even be a one-stop venue to host your next event or grab your catering to-go.

Restaurant Hours

Monday - Saturday: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Daily lunch specials available

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Monday - Saturday: 9a.m. to 5p.m.

Sunday: 1p.m. to 5p.m.


1200 President Clinton Avenue

Little Rock, AR 72201


(501) 374-4242

Our renowned on-site restaurant, Forty Two, offers a variety of dining selections for Center visitors and locals alike. Stop by 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday through Friday to enjoy a delicious and affordable lunch featuring seasonal and locally grown ingredients. It’s farm-to-table in a modern museum setting. Admission fees are NOT required to dine at Forty Two; however, regular admission fees apply to tour the museum. Visit Website

The Clinton Museum Store offers a diverse selection of unique souvenirs and gifts, President Clinton’s favorite books, contemporary American arts and crafts, and a large array of specialty items from around the world. The Museum Store is conveniently located one block from the Clinton Presidential Center, and a shuttle provides free round-trip transportation from the Center to the Museum Store. Visit Website

The Clinton Climate Initiative’s Home Energy Affordability Loan (HEAL) is the first of a new breed of employer-sponsored “energy benefits” which bring energy efficiency and sustainable practices to the workplace. Employee Energy Benefits are turnkey programs that are delivered in much the same way as voluntary benefit offerings, such as a 401k or Flexible Spending Account. As the pioneer program in this movement, HEAL is primarily designed to lower the employee-participant’s home energy expenses, but future Energy Benefit offerings could target other areas of impact such as commuting/transportation or water conservation. Read More